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  1. CDC, Joint Commission release new infection control guides for orthopedic & practice management settings

    The Joint Commission and CDC came out with new infection control resources for podiatry, orthopedic and pain management settings. By Mackenzie Garrity -
  2. Connecticut hospital to build $3M neurosciences center: 3 takeaways

    Greenwich (Conn.) Hospital is constructing a new neurosciences center, according to LMT online. By Mackenzie Garrity -
  3. Mercy Health welcomes VP of neurosciences & orthopedics: 4 fast facts

    Cincinnati-based Mercy Health added Wayne Fraleigh to its executive team as vice president of orthopedics and neurosciences. By Mackenzie Garrity -

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  1. University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center names new orthopedics chair: 5 takeaways

    University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center named James Voos, MD, its orthopedic department chair. By Mackenzie Garrity -
  2. 10 orthopedic surgeon leaders to know

    Here are 10 orthopedic surgeon leaders to know: By Jackie Drees -
  3. How 5 spine surgeons view IT's usefulness

    Five spine surgeons discuss the affect of IT tools on their practice. By Anuja Vaidya -
  4. U of Virginia Health System to build $160M musculoskeletal center: 5 details

    Charlottesville-based University of Virginia Health System began construction on its new musculoskeletal center, according to WVIR TV. By Jackie Drees -

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  1. Dr. Keith Meister performs elbow surgery on Cubs' Yu Darvish: 6 details

    Keith Meister, MD, performed arthroscopic debridement on the right elbow of Chicago Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish, USA Today reports. By Jackie Drees -
  2. Dr. Neal ElAttrache operates on knee of Thunder's Russell Westbrook — 5 insights

    Neal ElAttrache, MD, performed arthroscopic knee surgery on Oklahoma Thunder guard Russell Westbrook's right knee, NBA.com reports. By Eric Oliver -
  3. Benvenue Medical to focus on MIS spine, completes divestiture of vertebral augmentation systems: 5 key notes

    Benvenue Medical to focus on MIS spine, completes divestiture of vertebral augmentation systems: 5 key notes By Laura Dyrda -
  4. The best opportunity to show value in spine: 4 surgeons on bundled payments

    The best opportunity to show value in spine: 4 surgeons on bundled payments By Laura Dyrda -
  1. 13 new orthopedic groups join Humana's bundled payment model for joint replacements

    10 new orthopedic groups join Humana's bundled payment model for joint replacements By Laura Dyrda -
  2. Vertos Medical's MIS procedure is safe, effective for LSS: 5 study insights

    Vertos Medical's minimally invasive lumbar decompression procedure is a safe and effective lumbar spinal stenosis treatment, according to study results in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. By Shayna Korol -
  3. Adult spinal deformity patients frailer, have greater comorbidities than other spine patients — 4 study insights

    Surgery led to favorable outcomes in adult patients with degenerative spondylolisthesis and lumbar spinal canal stenosis regardless of frailty or comorbidity, according to an article in Spine. By Shayna Korol -
  4. Dr. Neal ElAttrache to perform season-ending surgery on A's pitcher Sean Manaea: 4 details

    Neal ElAttrache, MD, will perform arthroscopic surgery on the left shoulder of Oakland A's pitcher Sean Manaea next week, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. By Jackie Drees -
  5. Regenexx affiliates with BICC to accelerate orthopedic stem cell treatments: 3 details

    Best in Class Care entered an agreement with Regenexx to reduce high-cost musculoskeletal surgeries and accelerate employers' ability to directly contract with its network of providers. By Jackie Drees -
  6. The CORE Institute welcomes 8 new orthopedic surgeons

    The CORE Institute in Phoenix welcomed eight new orthopedic surgeons to its provider team. By Jackie Drees -
  7. Pennsylvania spine group sells two offices for $13.5M

    Lancaster (Pa.) NeuroScience & Spine Associates sold two of its practices, according to Central Penn Business Journal. By Mackenzie Garrity -
  8. NuVasive, Paradigm Spine, Stryker & more: 15 device company notes

    Here are 15 key notes from orthopedic and spine device companies in the past week. By Mackenzie Garrity -
  9. Johnson & Johnson subsidiary acquires Emerging Implant Technologies to expand spine implants portfolio: 5 insights

    Johnson & Johnson subsidiary GmbH acquired Emerging Implant Technologies. By Mackenzie Garrity -

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